Why or how she decided this, she could not explain. And after two years of her lobbying, I found myself standing with her in a suburban department store where I relented and bought one.
I'm risking my credibility as a fashion blogger here.
Men of all ages can wear bow ties.
Blaine from Glee likes to wear bow ties with polo shirts, which is just wrong. Here are some better outfits for him.
Wearing a bow tie requires confidence, but it is best to pair that with a commitment to use the confidence for good.
Most of the time bow ties should be tied, but if they aren't pretied, they look cool untied.
Men wear bow ties to look good, but they can also promote good, too.
Frat boys should use bow ties to project the positives of fraternities and not the rowdiness.
They're easier than they look.
To wear or not to wear. That is the question.
Don't get sloppy, but when it comes to bow ties, a little floppy is ok.
You may not see a lot of bow ties, but that's likely a good thing.
Winston Churchill, Matt Smith, and Mad Men's Bert Cooper aren't afraid to buck neckwear conventions -- neither should you.
Knowing something before most other people is always fun.